Nonfiction Works

Many of the world's greatest books are non-fiction works. This Collection will help you to explore both famous and not-so-famous titles.

Nonfiction Works Chapters

After losing so many of his closest family members, Samuel Clemens - better known as Mark Twain - develops a serious heart condition. People who knew ...

During the final years of his life, Samuel Clemens - better known as Mark Twain - experiences the loss of his beloved family members.

Samuel Clemens, writing as Mark Twain, began to earn a significant income. He didn't always invest his funds very wisely, leading him and his family t...

Samuel Clemens, writing as Mark Twain, creates a character called Huckleberry Finn. Huck is based on a real person called Tom Blankenship.

In 1870, Samuel Clemens marries Olivia Langdon. Better known as "Livy," she becomes the love of Mark Twain's life.

Nonfiction Works Learning Tasks

Use Technology to Produce and Share Writing

Use Technology to Produce and Share Writing

Describe a Character and Their Impact on the Story

Analyze Development of Key Ideas

Nonfiction Works Audios

Chapter 40, of Little Women, is one of the saddest chapters in the story.

Do you know the background of "Little Women?" Meet Louisa May Alcott and learn how she based her still-famous story on her real-life family.

Chapter 40, of Little Women, is one of the saddest chapters in the story.

Do you know the background of "Little Women?" Meet Louisa May Alcott and learn how she based her still-famous story on her real-life family.

Nonfiction Works Audio Narrations

Joseph Merrick, also known as "The Elephant Man," rose above massive deformities to live an exemplary life.

Abe Lincoln began his life in a one-room cabin in rural Kentucky. He was the first person in his family who could read.

Writers of children's stories, who also abhorred slavery, wrote books to paint a vivid picture of American chattel slavery.

Audio narration of "Tricky Vic and His Final Con." a chapter in the story "Tricky Vic - An Impossibly Good Con Man."

Audio narration of "Tricky Vic and the Prohibition Era," a chapter in the story "Tricky Vic: An Impossibly Good Con Man."

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